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Resyncing and deleting chaindata directory

I'm about to do a resync of the blockchain but as I was deleting my chaindata directory from: ~/Library/Ethereum/chaindata I noticed there was also another chaindata directory located here: ~/...
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Why Are Balances Not Displaying On An Imported Wallet in Mist? (It Does Appear on Etherscan) [duplicate]

I just got a new computer, installed Mist 0.8.8, synced the entire blockchain, then copy-pasted a UTC wallet file from my old computer into my new computer's %appdata%>keystore directory. The wallet ...
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Mist wallet password test

Is there a way to test (if you still know) your Mist wallet password without making a transaction?
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Transaction not going through in Mist 0.8.6

I have update Mist-wallet to latest 0.8.6 version and I was trying to execute a contract on my Test-network before working on Public net with this version. When I execute contract with fee suggested ...
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How to install Mist 0.8.3 on Windows?

Last version of Mist I used was 0.8.1 - once unpacked, the directory had everything needed to run both Mist and geth - both of the executables were there. Now when I downloaded the latest Mist 0.8.3 ...
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Can arguments be bytes32[] type?

I read from this question How to concatenate a bytes32[] array to a string?(the first answer) that the agrument can be bytes32[] type, but when I try myself sending transactions using mist setting the ...
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Problem with Mist Wallet synchronization

I've installed the Mist wallet app v0.9.3 and it says "Synchronizing", and then after a few minutes the progress numbers stop changing. The log file shows repetitious socket errors (what is strange ...
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Launch Mist directly on Testnet

How can I bypass the full ethereum chain sync and open in testnet mode? I'm on a Mac. The full chain sync is taking too long and keeps crashing - all I want to do is test some contract functionality ...
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How do you access return statements in the Mist UI

If I have a contract and its interface added to Mist and I call a function, how do I access its return statement?
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Unable to deploy contract on public chain

I was trying to deploy a contract to public ethereum network using Mist. I was able to send transaction successfully but my transaction is get no confirmations. It has been around 45 minutes and my ...
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Mist not syncing properly

Hopefully someone can help me out with a problem I'm experiencing. I created a wallet contract to which I transferred the ETH on my account. Unfortunately, a few days later I restarted Mist and ...
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Port 30303 error in Mist when I run geth with a different datadir

I run geth with the following command. When I try to start Mist I get an error 30303: bind: address already in use. Why and how can I fix it? This is the command I use to run geth: geth --datadir /...
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Why do I see some random transactions to “The DAO” in my mist client?

I am curious to know, why I do see some random transactions of "The DAO" in my mist client within my "last transactions" section. I have actually two of them yet: Is it because I watch my Tokens?
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why is my connected peers so few and blocks syncronising so slow even it stops

it took so much time to do the syncronising but still not completed, I want know if the syncronising is always this slow, or is there some way to make it quicker?
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Problems accessing my funds with Ethereum Wallet 0.3.9

Unfortunately, I have a problem before me. I have on my computer the wallet "Ethereum-Wallet-win64-0-3-9" I have updated recently. On this wallet there is a "contract address" linked to an "account ...
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Ethereum Wallet (Mist) on Win7: connect via http proxy to JSON RPC Endpoint in Internet

I have the Ethereum Wallet (Mist) running on a Win7 client. The access to internet is only allowed via the corporate's http proxy server. Is it possible to configure Mist to use the http proxy for ...
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Trying to send ETH from Mist Wallet to Poloniex, received ETC instead [closed]

I want to send both my ETC and ETH to Poloniex. I have a basic understanding of the DAO fork and know nothing about programming. I googled something about a replay attack and using a split contract. ...
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Install Mist Ethereum on external HDD [duplicate]

The question is simple though I can't find a solution to this - how do I keep all ethereum-related files on an external hard disk drive? I would like to have the blockchain data, keystore and Mist ...
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How to move DAO tokens in myetherwallet.com to Ethereum Wallet?

I'm new to Ethereum and trying to learn. I bought DAO tokens using myetherwallet.com, I can see them when I log in, but how do I move them to Ethereum Wallet in order to Watch the Contract and Vote? ...
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How can I cancel a not yet pushed transaction in Mist?

I created a transaction while not connected to any nodes in Mist wallet and I don't want to announce it to the network anymore. How do I withdraw this transaction with 0 confirmations? My concern is ...
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Windows Wallet, Beta 7, stuck at 460,000 out of 663,000?

My friend downloaded the Windows Beta 7 wallet and as you can see in the picture he is stuck at block 460.000. Also the "out of" blocks statistic keeps jumping between 663,000 to 1,000,000+. Even ...
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Get all accounts that have interacted with contract

Other than looping through every transaction since the contract was mined is there a way to get every account that has interacted with a contract (or sent a transaction to an address) conveniently ...
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What is the purpose of Testnet?

I'm just getting into cryptocurrencies so forgive me if there are some basics I am missing out on. I have got a bitcoin account up and running and will soon be buying a few just to test things out, ...
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AntiVirus ruined my Ethereum DB for Mist?

Have been running Mist for a few months now and regularly installing the updates. On OSX. Currently on 0.7.2. I had installed Avast AntiVirus and when I turned Mist on while this was downloading ...
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Is geth a wallet like mist?

I've seen that geth can be used to create a wallet address by doing geth account new Where is the wallet stored? How can I backup this wallet in case I lose my computer? What is the difference ...
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How to open a Dapp in Mist browser

I am a Junior JS Dev, new to Ethereum. I am trying to test this Dapp ( Ballot ) locally, have all the pre-reqs ready, but not sure how to open it from the mist browser. Will appreciate any help.
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How to upgrade geth and mist in Ubuntu?

I set up a Ubuntu laptop specifically to install Geth/Mist 0.5.2 and have not upgraded since. I want to upgrade to 0.8.1 but need some direction. Am happy to work from terminal, but don't have enough ...
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How long does it take for the ethereum blockchain to synchronize? [duplicate]

For the past few days I've been synchronizing my mist wallet with the blockchain (using geth). My laptop has been working all day and all night. I've already synced more than 880000 blocks. How many ...
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Where's the Solidity code for Mist's default multi-sig contract wallet?

I would like to audit the Solidity code of Mist's default multi-sig wallet contract, where is it in github exactly? Thanks
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Is geth command line and mist Wallet UI console the same thing?

In mist browser, I can open Develop | Toggle Developer Tools | Wallet UI and go to the console tab. I can type in all sorts of commands here that control the browser. For example, I can remove ...
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Stuck on Downloading Chain Structure, it keeps increasing

How long does it take to download chain structure on Ethereum Mist wallet. DAY 01: I download Mist and Geth. It sync about 20GB, after a while I shutdown system Day 02: Resumes Sync again 30GB plus ...
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Mist ctrl + F5 equivalent

In Mist browser is there an equivalent to ctrl + F5 in other browsers (clear cache and reload all sources)? I understand it is a fork of Chromium but F5 does not even perform a refresh.
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Mist: error no data is deployed on this contract address

When creating a new contract via deploy new contract (in Mist on the Test-Net), I get the error "No data is deployed on this contract address", but I filled in every field. it is a very easy straight ...
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Buy function not working with solidity 0.4.2

I don't know if there is any such change in latest Solidity version that is preventing execution of this function: function buy() returns (uint amount){ amount = msg.value / buyPrice; ...
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How to specify the gas when deploying a new contract in Mist?

When I send transactions to my contract, the wallet tells me that the gas runs out, so how can I specify the gas amount when deploy a new contract?
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What's the minimum token contract interface to be showed in mist?

I would like to implement a contract where users can see their token balance in the mist. In the same way that The DAO does. What's the standard interface I should implement? Is there a standard ...
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Why does a multisignature wallet in mist only require one signature?

I've created one new contract wallet from an account in mist and this account is supposed to required two signatures. When I test it to send some coins, it asks me to enter one password from one ...
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What Is The Easiest Way To Split ETC from ETH in 2017

I am not very technical. I want to know if there is an easier way to split eth from etc without using the mist wallet 0.8.1 in 2017.
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What happened with the presale ether after the fork?

I have never accessed my presale ether. As I understand, a major fork occurred some time ago. I have some confusion regarding the current situation. What will happen to my ether? Do I get both ETC ...
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Can Mist communicate (via IPC) with a geth instance running by other user?

I'm aware that Mist cannot connect to a geth node in another computer, but how about to a geth instance running in the same computer but under a different user? My goal would be to have Alice and Bob ...
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Does my wallet software need to be running to get Ether payments?

I was wondering what happens if someone made a payment to me whilst my wallet software (for example Mist) was not running on my computer? Will the payment be lost or will it show once I start the ...
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Stuck in sync process

Node type: geth/eth OS: windows 64 bit Network type: main Mist version: 0.4.0 (trying to update to 0.5.2) The problem is my mist wallet wont sync, i have taked a screenshot of Geth running and mist, ...
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Can I send Ether with Mist without syncing it to the current best block?

Can I safely send Ether after skipping the peer research in Mist?
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Custom Tokens not appearing in Mist. How do I watch for tokens?

I purchased some first blood tokens and sent them to my mist wallet. They are listed under contracts, Then custom contracts. I'm trying to send some to another address and not having any luck. I ...
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RPC connection to private net using MetaMask works, but using geth, mist or solidity browser doesn´t

I am trying to create a private network consotium in Azure by following this tutorial: https://github.com/Azure/azure-quickstart-templates/tree/master/ethereum-consortium-blockchain-network Problem ...
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How to ensure the Mist GUI client is running on the new, hard-forked blockchain?

I installed a while ago geth 1.4.17 from the git repo (together with cpp-ethereum, the genoil CUDA miner, and the Mist GUI wallet). However, now I can't figure for the life of me how to upgrade geth ...
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How to deploy dependent contracts with Ethereum Wallet

I have two contracts (i.e. contractA, contractB) located in different files (i.e, contractA.sol, contractB.sol) to deploy. The contractB is dependent on contractA. In contractB.sol, import "...
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Synch stuck at block 2283419

Total newbie here. I am trying to get my blockchain synced again after the Geth Node issue of Sept. 18. I am stuck on block #2283419. I am running Mist 8.2 and Ethereum Wallet 8.2. Node connects ...
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Minimum system requirements to run Mist

I am running Mist on VPS with 512MB RAM, but it crashes, and the process is killed automatically. What are the minimum system requirements to run Mist and how much memory do I need?
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geth and macOS Sierra Beta issues

Has anybody had luck running geth on macOS sierra beta? I get constant crashes after upgrading and trying it out. Each time in the crash log the reason seems to be different. Here is one example: ...

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